General Programing

GENERAL PROGRAMS

Strawberries! Thursday, June 15th from 10-12p.m.

Denise Bosworth of Rohrbach’s Farm will be our special guest at the museum to help you get hands-on with a favorite ripe, red summer fruit. Activities and crafts for all ages. Free with admission.

 

 

“May the Force Be With You” Day

Saturday, July 15th 10:30-2p.m. *Members Only Preview: 10-10:30am*

Meet and take pictures with professional Star Wars characters, make your own lightsaber, enjoy new games, crafts, food vendors. Plus dunk-a-trooper, jedi obstacle course, blast-a-trooper and new games and crafts for this year’s event. $1 off admission if you wear Star Wars t-shirt or costume!

 

Touch- A-Truck

Saturday August 5th 10-noon

Join us at the museum for a fun-filled day with trucks of all kinds. Get an up-close, hands-on look at loaders, go-karts, tractors, fire engines, and more! Reduced admission is only $5.

 

First Fridays — Open ‘till Eight

Starting Friday, February 3rd the museum will be OPEN UNTIL 8p.m. the first Friday of every month! Special activities for the whole family. Check Facebook for details.

  • June 2nd 5-8pm Open Mic Night with Picnic Menu — Registration Required.
  • July 7th 5-8pm Pizza Arty Party — Make & Take art and pizza to purchase.
  • August 4th 5-8pm Open Mic Night with Picnic Menu — Registration Required

 

Meet the Masters: An Art Workshop Series

It’s never too early to introduce art through exploring “the masters” like Monet, O’Keefe, and Picasso. Try the masters’ styles with a hands-on family art project. RSVP by contacting the museum. Recommended for ages 5+. Free with regular admission.

Mark Rothko Saturday June 10th 11a.m.-noon

Piet Mondrian Saturday July 8th th 11a.m.-noon

Jackson Pollock Saturday August 5th 11a.m.-noon

Families with Special Needs Night

Friday, June 23rd 6-8p.m.

During this unique program, the museum is open just for families with special needs. Extra staff will be on hand to help you and your loved ones get the most out of the museum’s exhibits and activities. Admission is free for families with special needs members. All ages welcome.

 

SPARK LAB: BRINGING SCIENCE TO LIFE

Invent, experiment, and explore at this monthly lab that ignites curiosity about the world around us. Free with regular admission. Check Facebook for details.

June 3rd Session A 10-11am & 11am-noon Grossology: Eyeball Dissection

July 1st 11-1pm Chemistry Fun – Check Facebook for Details

August 12th 11-1pm Geology Rocks – Check Facebook for Details

 

TWO-DOLLAR TUESDAYS

Third Tuesday of the month, $2 admission all day!

 

FAIRS & OFF SITE Programs

 

Edible Book Contest

Saturday, July 29th 10-1p.m.

Children and adults can enter their Edible Book creations to win up to $100 restaurant gift cards. Plus, win cash for your local library. Celebrate your favorite book characters, food, and creativity!  Bloomsburg area’s finest Edible Books will be on display 10-1p.m. Activities and book-themed refreshments provided.

 

ROBOTS! At Rohrbach’s Farm

Tuesday, June 27th

2 sessions: 10am and 11am

Fun for all ages – learn about robots. Program Lego WeDo, run a battle bot, make a recycled robot, play robot games, pretend to be a robot, and much more. Arts, crafts, games, experiments – ROBOTS!